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What Programming Language Should I Learn?

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Nov. 23 2020
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Posted by
Nour Abi-Nakhoul

In 2020, there are multiple programming languages that beginners can learn. Here’s a rundown of which ones are the easiest to learn and most versatile.

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Announcing Our 15 Days of Lighthouse Contest

Students
Nov. 18 2020
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Lighthouse labs

For the fifteen days leading up to Demo Day, Lighthouse Labs is giving back to the community by providing a set of lucky winners with some new WFH gear.

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6 Apps Built Using Data Science and Machine Learning

Students
Nov. 05 2020
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Posted by
Eugene Choi

As our graduates have different backgrounds and personal interests, there were a variety of data science & machine learning topics—from sports to gaming to public interest.

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How Long Does It Take To Learn To Code?

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Nov. 05 2020
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Rachel Meltzer

Learning to code can be intimidating. But it doesn't need to be. This complete guide will have you writing clean code in no time.

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Thrift Shop Employee To Full-Stack Web Developer, With Help From A Scholarship

Students
Nov. 04 2020
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Posted by
Sophie Theoret

Having worked mostly minimum wage thrift shop jobs in the past Quinn decided it was time to do a career change that gives meaningful challenges to overcome.

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Average Salaries For Software Developers in Vancouver

Students
Nov. 03 2020
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Lighthouse Labs

Vancouver is one of Canada's top markets for software developers, in terms of opportunity and compensation. This is what an average developer makes in B.C.'s largest city.

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Data Science Bootcamp Mentor Feature: Kenneth Foo

Students
Oct. 28 2020
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Posted by
Justine Pochynok

Kenneth Foo is a full-time senior quantitative engineer at OpalAI. In his spare time, he mentors aspiring data analysts and data scientists at Lighthouse Labs Data Science Bootcamp

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Top Toronto Startups: 15 Companies to Watch in the GTA

Students
Oct. 19 2020
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Posted by
Tim Huebsch

Toronto is home to some of Canada's top startups as ranked by growth, best to work for, job opportunities and openings, and more.

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Pivoting Your Resume to Land a Job During COVID

Students
Oct. 07 2020
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Posted by
Justine Pochynok

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How and Why Companies Use Python

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Oct. 06 2020
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Posted by
Rachel Meltzer

Python is versatile and can be used for everything from web development to data science. This is why so many companies use Python.

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New Data Analytics For HR - 101 Course: Make Better Use Of Your Data

Students
Oct. 01 2020
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Posted by
Tim Huebsch

This Data Analytics for HR - 101 will teach you how to collect, clean, analyze, and visualize data in your career as an HR professional

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SCHOLARSHIP SPOTLIGHT: CHARLIE HAYES

Students
Sep. 29 2020
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Posted by
Sophie Theoret

Meet Charlie Hayes, a recent Lighthouse Labs graduate, and one of the first recipients of our COVID-19 Scholarship.

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Lighthouse Labs launches new initiative for newcomer women in IT in Ottawa and Eastern Ontario

Students
Sep. 25 2020
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Lighthouse labs

Funded by the Government of Ontario, the “OWN Tech Initiative” will be used to address labour market access barriers for both newcomer women and the employers who hire them.

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Coding Careers: Full-Stack, Front-End, and Back-End Job Paths

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Sep. 21 2020
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Posted by
Rachel Meltzer

Thinking about a career in coding? There are a variety of different roles including as a front-end, back-end, and full-stack developer.

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Everything You Need to Know About Lighthouse Labs Upskilling Classes

General
Sep. 16 2020
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Lighthouse Labs

Join the back to school crowd and explore the tech industry without quitting your day job.

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